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PBS
Sep 21, 2010 2:30pm PDT
&p 500 mesopotamia and civilizations, -- stand back to mesopotamia and civilizations. for years, these priceless artifacts have been and in these cardboard boxes. to be fair, it does say what is inside them. metal, daggers. it appears they had absolutely no idea. said they had been languishing around in a store room -- so, they had been languishing around in a store room for kitchenware. they were brought back to the museum in baghdad for safekeeping. >> some are from iraq. some are from other seminarian territories. babylonian. >> many of the artifacts had been smuggled out of the country by a legal excavators' who come to this day, continue to scour iraq's archaeological sites. others were taken in 2003 when security collapsed and the treasures were looted. the museum has never recovered. it is so closed to the public, and no one knows when it will be open. even if the stolen artifacts are found again, they will come up for the moment, remained hidden from view. gabriel gatehouse, bbc news, in baghdad. >> the real like james bonds has been shedding light on their activity. mi6
PBS
Sep 21, 2010 5:30pm PDT
mesopotamia and civilization to the early islamic. the work done that -- the early islamic period son back. and then they vanished. for years, they were in these cardboard boxes. ed they described what was inside -- metal, daggers. but the prime minister's office had no idea, and they have been languishing around a store room for kitchenware. the boxes were discovered sunday, and prompted -- and promptly moved to the iraqi national museum. >> it is from the beginning of the islamic era. some are babylonian. >> many of the artifacts had been smuggled out of the country by a legal excavators to come to this day, continued to scour iraq's archaeological sites. others were looted following the invasion in 2003 when security collapsed. the museum has never recovered. no one knows when it will reopen to the public. though the artifacts may be found again, no one knows how much longer they will be hidden from view. gabriel gatehouse, bbc news. >> the real live james bonds have been shedding light on their activity. mi6 has taken the unusual step of opening of its past. >> fasted torpedo boats use
CSPAN
Sep 1, 2010 10:00am EDT
represents a vision of unity among the people of iraq. the colossal statue of the mess n winged-- mesopotamia an bull represents strength and protection of the people. u.s. division northcom u.s. division south, u.s. division central -- u.s. division north, u.s. divisions upcoming u.s. division central -- u.s. division south, u.s. division at central. it serves as a rallying point for soldiers. this symbolic passing of the unit's colors is a time-honored tradition that signifies the command from the outgoing commander to the incoming commander. the history, traditions, and accomplishments of the unit are embodied in its colors, and although commanders may come and go, the colors always remained steadfast. with the passing of the colors, the legacy is also past, well as the responsibility for the continued accomplishments of the mission. we would like to invite the vice-president and secretary to witness the passing of the colors. >> with this change of command comes a change of responsibility. the colors will be passed from acting -- wilson to -- the sergeant major is the custodian and repres
Search Results 0 to 6 of about 7 (some duplicates have been removed)